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(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Hem.
Hemming (2 Occurrences)
Luke 8:45 "Who is it touched me?" Jesus asked. And when all denied having done so, Peter and the rest said, "Rabbi, the crowds are hemming you in and pressing on you." (WEY)
Luke 19:43 For the time is coming upon thee when thy foes will throw up around thee earthworks and a wall, investing thee and hemming thee in on every side. (WEY)